Iditarod show goes on despite lack of snow in Anchorage move the competitive start of the race to Monday in Fairbanks. A stalled jet stream pushed Arctic air and snow into the Midwest and the East Coast, but kept Alaska fairly warm and dry this winter. But the ceremonial start, a chance for fans and mushers...
March 13 Fireside Lecture to focus on bats

...New York. Since that time the fungus has killed over 6 million bats as it raced through hibernating colonies in the East and Midwest.ADFG's research in Juneau has revealed a different hibernating strategy that may foil the fungus's deadly march across...
On the Trails: Owl encounters

...Having often heard their "who cooks for you" back in the Midwest, I was certain that this was the familiar call. I mentioned...owl was rather unusual for Juneau.Long ago, back in the Midwest, I often operated a set of mist-nets to capture (and release...
Finding subtlety in a dramatic environment

...positions at Jacksonville State University in Alabama, and the Herron School of art in Indiana.Having lived in the South, Midwest and Pacific Northwest, she has an ongoing interest in "how relocation changes our sense of identity." Similarly, when...
Hermes hits the big 100

...I'd been living on flat land my whole life before. I knew right away that I was gonna stay and teach school there."In the Midwest, Hermes taught at small schools in small towns. Her first teaching job was in a one-room school where she was teacher...
My Turn: Cracks in the door

...horizontal drilling infrastructure would itself have been in jeopardy. Indeed at this time, existing U.S. refineries in the Midwest and along the Gulf Coast, which are configured to process heaver (imported) crude from Mexico, Venezuela and Canada, continue...
Recent Alaska books of 49 Writers, this coming-of-age novel focuses on a mother and her two daughters who have moved from the Midwest to Alaska. Though it is fiction, the story was inspired by the author's own experience arriving by Bush plane to live on...
Cold snap felt across Rockies, Midwest

HELENA, Mont. - A wintry storm pushing through the Rockies and Midwest is bringing bitterly cold temperatures and treacherous driving conditions blamed in at least six deaths as it threatens crops as...
Kodiak's Thomet places 15th at national meet

...took place across the country in the Midwest (Kenosha, Wisconsin), Northeast...state)1. 15:03 Grant Fisher, SR, Midwest, Grand Blanc H.S., Grand Blanc MI2. 15:12 Olin Hacker, SR, Midwest, Madison West H.S., Madison WI3...
Kenai's Ostrander wins Nike Cross Nationals

...Foot Locker Cross Country Championships is comprised of four regional 5K races, which took place across the country in the Midwest (Kenosha, Wisconsin.), Northeast (Bronx, New York) and South (Charlotte, North Carolina) on November 29, and the...


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